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Consuelo is a member of the "MINKA" community bank which is located in Huanchac district, in Cusco province and department.

Consuelo is 45 years old, married and has 2 children. Her business is running her grocery store. She has a small store in her home, on the first floor. She remodeled her home so that she could have a store there where she could sell essentials. She sells all sorts of products, especially rice, milk, sugar, noodles, oil, etc. She is requesting this loan to buy food products to stock her store. She is happy to be receiving a loan and pledges to make her repayments on time.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “MINKA”; Este banco está ubicado en el distrito de Huanchac en la provincia y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra: Consuelo; La socia tiene 45 años de edad, es casada y tiene 2 hijos; la socia se dedica a la administración de su tienda de abarrotes, la socia tiene una pequeña tienda en su casa en el primer piso y ella acondicionó para tener ahí una tienda de venta de productos de primera necesidad, la socia vende todo tipo de productos en especial arroz, leche, azúcar, fideos, aceite y otros. La socia requiere el préstamo para comprar víveres para implementar la tienda.

La socia está feliz con el préstamo otorgado y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas en el plazo establecido.

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About Asociación Arariwa
Asociación Arariwa is a large non-governmental organization that started offering microcredit in 1994 to improve the quality of life, skills and equity of the population in the rural Cusco region of Peru. Arariwa serves the southern Andean provinces of Peru, and is distinguished by its efforts to reach the very poor, who often live in isolated rural areas. Arariwa fosters village banking, supports savings accounts, promotes access to education, and empowers women entrepreneurs (who make up 78% of its borrowers).

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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 72
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  • $63,759,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Consuelo to buy food products to stock her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2010
Jan 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2011